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Published April 13, 2012, 04:08 PM

Pekin, ND, Woman Killed in Crash Near Tolna Identified

NEAR TOLNA, ND (WDAZ-TV) - The North Dakota Highway Patrol has identified the woman killed in a two-vehicle accident near Tolna on Thursday afternoon. Rosadell Flaagan, 86, of Pekin, ND, died as a result of injuries in the crash.

By: WDAZ Staff Report, WDAZ

NEAR TOLNA, ND (WDAZ-TV) - The North Dakota Highway Patrol has identified the woman killed in a two-vehicle accident near Tolna on Thursday afternoon.

Rosadell Flaagan, 86, of Pekin, ND, died as a result of injuries in the crash.

Flaagan was driving a 2009 Mercury Grand Marquis south on Nelson County Road 32 at 1:37 p.m. on Thursday when the patrol says she failed to yield at the intersection with ND Highway 15.

23-year-old Emily Danduran, of Grand Forks, was driving with a 2-year-old passenger in a Chevy Malibu on Highway 15 when the two vehicles collided.

Danduran's vehicle rotated 180 degrees and came to rest in the east lane of Highway 15. Flaagan's vehicle was hit in the driver's side door and came to rest south of Highway 15 on Nelson County Road 32.

The patrol says the 2-year-old passenger in Danduran's vehicle was uninjured. Danduran was taken to the McVille hospital for injuries. Flaagan was pronounced dead at the hospital.

Danduran and her passenger were both wearing safety restraints. Flaagan was not, according to the patrol.

The crash remains under investigation.

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